26 November 2002
CURRICULUM OUTLINE OF INSTRUCTION
Lesson Topic 4.12:
Basics of Conventional Ordnance Handling
Lecture with handouts
Partially supported by this lesson topic:
Upon completion of this unit of instruction, the student
will describe the regulations, requirements, and
responsibilities for conventional weapons handling
Completely supported by this lesson topic:
State the Commanding Officer's responsibilities for the
handling of conventional ordnance ashore.
State the qualification/certification process required
for personnel involved in weapons handling.
State the person responsible for establishing movement
routes for explosives from magazines to assembly areas
and to loading areas that provide maximum separation
from inhabited buildings, fuel pits, and other hazardous
Identify the publications that provide procedures for
weapons loading/downloading procedures for specific
weapons on specific aircraft.
Describe the procedures for performing weapons systems
maintenance on aircraft while they are in hangars or